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The European Union Delegation to VIETNAM is looking for: PROJECT OFFICER
The European Union (EU) is an economic and political partnership between 28 European countries. It plays an important role in international affairs through diplomacy, trade, development aid and working with global organisations. Abroad, the EU is represented through more than 140 diplomatic representations, known also as EU Delegations, which have a similar function to those of an embassy.
The EU Delegation to Vietnam, like the other 130 delegations and representations of the External Action Service in the world, serves the EU by:
Beyond these tasks, the Delegation represents the European Union in its relations with Vietnam, and plays an essential part in EU political, economic and commercial relations with the host country, as well as providing information on the policies and institutions of the EU. The Delegation also provides support and assistance to other institutions and actors of the EU, including the European Parliament.
We offer a post of Project Officer . Under this post, the recruited person will be attributed functions depending on the needs of the Delegation. Upon recruitment, the successful candidate will occupy a specific job function as Project Officer – this job function may be changed in accordance with the needs of the Delegation. Under this job function the successful candidate will serve as technical and support staff of the Cooperation Section under the supervision and responsibility of the relevant head of section. He/she will assist in all aspects of project preparation, implementation and monitoring of cooperation activities and projects supported by the European Union in Vietnam, particularly in the field of Economic Co-operation and Governance and is responsible for these following tasks:
We offer a competitive position in an international environment. Benefits, such as additional pension scheme and medical insurance, are offered to employees and their families under certain conditions.
The following will be considered an asset:
How to apply
Please send your application and supporting documents to DELEGATION-VIETNAM-VACANCY@eeas.europa.eu. The package should include a cover letter, a detailed CV, and copy of diplomas/certificates, references (if any).
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview and/or written test
The Delegation will not supply additional information or discuss the selection procedure by telephone: please address any queries concerning this procedure to DELEGATION-VIETNAM-VACANCY@eeas.europa.eu.
After the deadline for applications, the applications will be reviewed by a Selection Committee set up for this purpose. The Selection Committee will prepare a short-list of candidates who are considered to be the most suitable for the post on the basis of a preliminary assessment of the information provided in their application letter and the supporting documents. The short-listed candidates will be invited to an assessment phase which may include an interview and/or written test if necessary – during this phase, the Selection Committee will assess the suitability of the candidates for the post.
The deadline for applications is: 17:00hrs, 08 July 2018